First "Halloween" Costumes: Skins, Skulls, and Skirts?

Thursday, October 30, 2008 - 15:21 in Biology & Nature

A far cry from the faux Palins, pirates, and princesses of today, costumes during Halloween's precursor included animal skins and heads, drag getups, and mechanical horse heads.

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